Qualifications

  • 17 year career in software development and technology consulting
  • 7 years of management / team lead experience
  • Depth of expertise in designing and developing interactive UI utilizing HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JSP and JSTL for large scale e-commerce and marketing projects
  • Community builder, the journey together matters
  • Front-end architecture specialist in design patterns for scale, maintenance, and performance
  • Breadth of knowledge in CMS, databases, back end application development, infrastructure, mobile, SEO, accessibility, and analytics
  • Advocate for my teams growth and work life balance
  • Pixel perfect translation of design to interaction
  • Experience developing client-side interactivity on tablet and mobile devices
  • Useful in case of zombie apocalypse, I can sail the boat ( ASA certified )
  • Pragmatic approach to development methodologies, focused on outcomes vs process, although I do favor Agile and really enjoy using Jira. I often play the scrum master or product owner role.
  • Expert at global delivery models and facilitating collaboration with distributed teams
  • International view, skilled in managing multi-cultural / national clients and teammates
  • Comfortable managing at large scales of scope and resources, working on multiple tracks and release cycles
  • Ability to collaborate with design, business, engineering and interactive teams to deliver functional and innovative solutions
  • I once constructed an electromagnetic coil gun using wire hangers, telephone cable, a PVC pipe, electrical tape, a household circuit breaker and epoxy
  • Programming and tinkering with technology since age 8; from basic, C, C++, Object Oriented Javascript, SQL, cobol, assembly, lisp, scheme, PHP, Java, electronics, etc.
  • Versed in consulting craft I can communicate complex issues to non-technical audiences
  • Pre-Sales and sales experience, RFP response and rapid prototyping for pitches or spikes